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Il Primo Ristorante

Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 331 9370
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (41 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent pasta and pizza. I m not fun of salad but still it was awesome. The waitress was very kind and sympathetic. If I go again to Amsterdam, I will definitely eat there again! for the food and this dear person !

Thank Vangelis P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very tasty Italian food at a reasonable price. Service was great. Food had a bit of a kick, but that suited me just fine! Next to a couple of other Italian restaurants on same street...this one have more people in it! Always a good sign!

Thank rad0cy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a little gem of a restaurant hidden down a side street near Banks Mansion Food was excellent and the service was brilliant they went out of their way to help. Be warned you must book on the weekends

Thank mpbreen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Confused by all the wonderful reviews for this restaurant, especially the "authentic" Italian" comments. This to me was not authentic. The bruschetta was served on plain pieces of white dry baguette, no olive oil or garlic. The tagliatelle pasta with chicken and bacon looked like...More

Thank sindie_22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice staff, excellent food, really enjoyed. We stumbled upon this restaurant, and in the end we found that we were really lucky, it's a bit hidden,but worth it.

Thank Rui S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this restaurant as it looked like a very cute place, and we had 50% off! When we arrived we mentioned to the lady serving that we had a voucher and she said that it was only valid if we both had 3 courses,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and staff makes you feel as if you are in Italy. It is a small place but on the weekend seems to be very busy. If you want to have some good food I would recommend this place.

Thank AmericanSchnitzel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place via reviews. Short walk from Van Gogh museum. Food and service was brilliant - having fussy 10 and 9 year olds didn’t faze them and I had the lobster linguine with the option to crack your own lobster which was a nice...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

It is a overall ok. Place. And the one and foremost reason to give it 5 stars is, that you don't have to pay for tap water.

Thank Milos S
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Service was fast and polite. It was a delicious Pizza. Only flaw is that the hot oil was not hot at all.

Thank Viviate C
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Dave C
24 August 2016|
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Response from CJ678 | Reviewed this property |
We were able to be served around 5 pm but we were a party of 6.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 331 9370
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Il Primo Restaurant at the Reguliersdwarsstraat in Amsterdam has a good , simple Italian cuisine. This restaurant is popular with both locals and tourists. Here you can enjoy all the goodies that Italian cuisine has to offer. The Italian chef makes dishes from the finest fresh ingredients so that the pure Italian flavor able to come forward. They are fresh, healthy and delicious food at affordable prices. Given its location close to Rembrandt Square and the Leidseplein Il Primo lends itself perfectly to a dinner for a visit to the cinema . For the shoppers among us are the Leidsestraat and Kalverstraat on your doorstep . At Il Primo you can every day for lunch and dinner from 12:00 pm . It is a perfect place for a simple or elaborate dinner at a central location in the heart of Amsterdam .
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